Governor Nyesom Wike was born 13 March 1963 in Rumuepirikom, Obio-Akpor, Rivers State. He attended Rivers State University of Science and Technology, he practiced briefly before dabbling into politics.
Nyesom Wike is the incumbent governor of Rivers State, he is a trained lawyer and a politician. He was the chairman of Obio(Akpor) LGA between 1999-2002 and 2004-2007. Governor Nyesom Wike served as the Chief -of-Staff during the tenure of former governor, Rotimi Amaechi.
He was appointed the Minister of Education in 2011, he became the Governor of Rivers State in the year 2015 and was re-elected as the governor in 2019.
Governor Wike is married to Eberechi Suzzette Nyesom-Wike, a judge of the Rivers State High Court of Justice, the couple met each other while in school, their relationship grew from friendship in to lovely union, the union is blessed with three wonderful children, Jordan, Joaquin, and Jazmyne.
He is a Christian, football lover, caring husband, and leader to the people of Rivers State.
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